Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
My husband and I will plan out a fun-filled date within five minutes, but when the time comes to pick a babysitter for our night out, it can take us up to an hour to choose someone who will be suitable to watch our youngsters. We always seem to end up choosing grandparents, because where can you go wrong with grandparents? They’re free, and you know they’ll treat your kids with love and affection!
If this scenario sounds similar to you, imagine how you would feel if you didn’t get to choose who takes care of your children if you and your spouse were to pass away? There may be quite a few family members who would love to take care of your children, what if the care of your children causes a rift in your family? What happens to your money, will it be used to take care of your children?
These questions may not plague your mind because the thought of death may not seem real, or likely, due to your age and health. It would be my preference to make these choices while I am able, with my husband, before they are left to a court to decide.
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